The Museum’s collection represents the broadest spectrum of human achievement at the highest level of quality, all in the service of the public and in accordance with the highest of professional standards.
Young Woman with a Water Pitcher
Johannes Vermeer, 17th c.,
oil on canvas,
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1889,
The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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